Forest Starr & Kim Starr: Bamboo Orchid - Arundina graminifolia
Synonyms: Bletia graminifolia, Arundina bambusifolia, Arundina speciosa
Family: Orchidaceae - orchids
Location: Maui

Arundina graminifolia is a terrestrial, perennial orchid with reedy stems, forming into large clumps growing to a height between 70 cm and 2 m.

The plaited linear leaves are oblong lanceolate, with a length of 9 to 19 cm and a width of 0.8 to 1.5 cm. The apex is acuminate. There are amplexicaul (clasping the stem) sheathing stipules.[Wikipedia]

Images: Forest Starr & Kim Starr, CC-BY Creative Commons Attribution License 3.0
Text: Wikipedia
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Bamboo Orchid (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid (Arundina graminifolia)
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Bamboo Orchid - flower (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid - flower (Arundina graminifolia)
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Bamboo Orchid - flower (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid - flower (Arundina graminifolia)
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Bamboo Orchid - flower (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid - flower (Arundina graminifolia)
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Bamboo Orchid - flower (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid - flower (Arundina graminifolia)
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Bamboo Orchid - flower and leaves (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid - flower and leaves (Arundina graminifolia)
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Bamboo Orchid - flower and leaves (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid - flower and leaves (Arundina graminifolia)
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Bamboo Orchid - flowering habit (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid - flowering habit (Arundina graminifolia)
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Bamboo Orchid - flowering habit (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid - flowering habit (Arundina graminifolia)
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Bamboo Orchid - flowers and leaves (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid - flowers and leaves (Arundina graminifolia)
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Bamboo Orchid - habit (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid - habit (Arundina graminifolia)
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Bamboo Orchid - habit (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid - habit (Arundina graminifolia)
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Bamboo Orchid - habit (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid - habit (Arundina graminifolia)
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Bamboo Orchid - leaves (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid - leaves (Arundina graminifolia)
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Bamboo Orchid - plantlets (Arundina graminifolia)
Bamboo Orchid - plantlets (Arundina graminifolia)